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Origin of hangover
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Example sentences from the Web for hangover
Coca-Cola was a wildly popular drink and hangover remedy because, well, it contained cocaine.
By the late 1600s, chemists and herbalists had begun to concoct their own scientific mixtures for curing the hangover.
One can only assume the hangover cries: “whoa, who did I vote for last night?”
The Hangover star, currently in the critically acclaimed Birdman, certainly knows how to bring the funny as well as the awkward.
The 200 citizens were all beaming as they left, taking their positive energy with them, hangover free.The Drug-Free Breakfast Rave Is New York’s Latest Exercise Trend|Jessica Burdon|May 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"El Hassan is turning out to be a hangover all right," Elmer Allen grunted, choosing to misinterpret his teammate's words.Black Man's Burden|Dallas McCord Reynolds
The Omans do altogether too good a job on them and there's no such thing as a hangover.Masters of Space|Edward Elmer Smith
For a moment his hangover dominated, but then it all came back.Mate in Two Moves|Winston Marks
When he had awakened, it had been with the euphoria all gone and with his present hangover.The Stars, My Brothers|Edmond Hamilton
Hangover or no hangover, Malone told himself grimly, there was work to be done.Out Like a Light|Gordon Randall Garrett
British Dictionary definitions for hangover
Idioms and Phrases with hangover
Remain suspended or unsettled, as in They plan to let the vote hang over until the next session. This usage alludes to something suspended or floating in the air. [c. 1200]
Also, hang over one's head. Threaten or be imminent, as in I've got that test hanging over me, or A stiff fine is hanging over his head. [Mid-1500s] Also see hang by a thread.